Funeral arrangements planned for fallen officer
DENHAM SPRINGS - A police department spokesperson announced funeral plans for a Denham Springs officer who died after a crash on his motorcycle this week.
James Foster Jr. died Tuesday after he was taken off life support at a local hospital.
Police said Foster was responding to a wreck Monday evening when an oncoming car turned into his path and he collided with it. The other driver was cited for failure to yield.
The spokesperson said services for Foster would be held at the Abundant Life Church on Edgewood Drive in Denham Springs. A wake will be held from 5 to 8 p.m. Friday followed by the funeral Saturday from 9 to 11 a.m. The burial service will be held at 11 a.m. at Denham Springs Memorial Cemetary.
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